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Health Communication and Promotion Minor
The Health Communication and Promotion Minor requires a minimum of 18 credits. Required courses included COM 101 or 105, COM 210, and COM 478. Additional requirements include one content creation course from COMSTRAT 310, 383, 477, and COM 395; and two courses in specialized message creation and evaluation from COM 309, 486, COMSOC 477, and COMSTRAT 485. Nine credits of upper-division work must be taken in residence at WSU or through WSU-approved education abroad or educational exchange courses. Students may may be admitted to the minor once they have completed 60 credits, have a WSU cumulative GPA of 2.7 or better, and are admitted to a major. Transfer students can be admitted to this minor after completing 60 total credits and one semester at WSU with a 2.7 or higher WSU GPA. Students must maintain a 2.0 cumulative GPA to remain in the minor. Students pursuing a degree in the Murrow College may apply only two courses from their major coursework to this minor. Check with the Murrow College Student Services Office for additional Information.